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Third and Fourth Degree Perineal Tears Clinical Care Standard: 3c-Proportion of women who had a vacuum-assisted birth with episiotomy

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this term3c-Proportion of women who had a vacuum-assisted birth with episiotomy
METeOR identifier:Help on this term728502
Registration status:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 20/04/2021
Description:Help on this term

The proportion of women who had a vacuum-assisted birth with episiotomy.
 

Indicator set:Help on this termClinical care standard indicators: Third and Fourth Degree Perineal Tears Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 20/04/2021

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:Help on this term

18 yrs or older

Computation description:Help on this term

The proportion of women who had a vacuum-assisted birth with episiotomy.

Presented as a percentage.

Computation:Help on this term

(Numerator ÷ Denominator) x 100​

Numerator:Help on this term

Number of women who had a vacuum-assisted birth with episiotomy.

Include separations where vacuum-assisted delivery AND episiotomy procedure codes were recorded.

10th Edition ACHI codes

ACHI code Procedure
90469-00 Vacuum-assisted delivery
90472-00 Episiotomy

 

Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetEpisode of admitted patient care—procedure, code (ACHI 10th edn) NNNNN-NN
Denominator:Help on this term

Number of women who had a vacuum-assisted birth.

Include separations where vacuum-assisted delivery procedure code was recorded.

10th Edition ACHI codes

ACHI code Procedure
90469-00 Vacuum assisted delivery
Denominator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data Set
Data Element / Data SetEpisode of care—principal diagnosis, code (ICD-10-AM 10th edn) ANN{.N[N]}
Data Element / Data SetEpisode of care—additional diagnosis, code (ICD-10-AM 10th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson
Format:Help on this term

N[NN]

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Reference documents:Help on this term

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care 2017. National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards. 2nd ed. Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Sydney. 

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care 2021. Third and Fourth Degree Perineal Tears clinical care standard. Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Sydney.

 

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